Road closed for "several hours" on Friday following crash on Northampton industrial estate

Investigation and recovery work ongoing after Brackmills smash

Friday, 19th March 2021, 7:25 am
Updated Friday, 19th March 2021, 9:18 am
Police say Salthouse Road in Brackmills will be closed for "several hours" on Friday

Crash investigators say a main road through a Northampton industrial estate will be closed for "several hours" on Friday following a crash overnight.

Drivers are being advised to avoid a stretch of Salthouse Road in Brackmills while investigation and recovery work is ongoing.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said: "Salthouse Road is closed between the junctions of Caswell Road and Gowerton Road following a road traffic collision — and it likely to remain closed for several hours. Please avoid the area if possible."

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A crash has closed Salthouse Road in Brackmills

DIY giant Wickes, international healthcare company Baxter and logistics firm Great Bear all have warehouses nearby.

Police later confirmed a cyclist was taken to hospital following the collision but their injuries "are not believed to be life-threatening."

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